SO MUCH TO SEE AND DO!

  • We’ve arranged for our convention hotel room rates to extend to 3 nights prior to convention and 3 nights following convention so that our guests who want to enjoy some “vacation days” in the ‘ATL’ can experience all our metro area has to offer!
  • Listed below are some of the most popular things to see and do in the Atlanta Metro. To visit the websites, just click on the web address under the photo!

The following are not included on the Studio Tour.

ATLANTA METRO ATTRACTIONS

ATLANTA BRAVES/TRUIST STADIUM & THE BATTERY ATLANTA
Truist Park in Cobb County is home-sweet-home for the Atlanta Braves and opened in April 2017. The new ballpark boasts more than 40,000 seats, concessions for every foodie, and baseball-themed activities for the entire family. Tours of the ballpark are available year-round. Connected to Truist Park, The Battery Atlanta is an innovative mixed-used development, open even on non-game days. Visitors are encouraged to come early and stay late to shop, eat, and of course, play ball. The Battery Atlanta is also home to the new Coca-Cola Roxy Theatre, a legendary Atlanta venue that closed in 2008.
https://www.mlb.com/braves/ballpark
https://batteryatl.com/
ATLANTA BOTANICAL GARDENS
The Atlanta Botanical Garden is a 30 acres botanical garden located adjacent to Piedmont Park in Midtown Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Incorporated in 1976, the garden’s mission is to “develop and maintain plant collections for the purposes of display, education, conservation, research and enjoyment.
https://atlantabg.org/
ATLANTA FALCONS FOOTBALL/ATLANTA UNITED SOCCER
MERCEDES/BENZ STADIUM

Get ready to be amazed at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium! Mercedes-Benz Stadium is a world-class sports and entertainment facility and home to the National Football League’s Atlanta Falcons and Major League Soccer’s Atlanta United. The multi-purpose stadium hosts major sports and entertainment events, including Super Bowl LIII in 2019, the NCAA Men’s Final Four in 2020 and the 2018 College Football Playoff Championship game. There’s no bad seat in the house, and the retractable roof makes it possible to experience the outdoors for special events like the Thunderbirds flying over during the Super Bowl. Plan to visit us next time you’re in the city! This is a platinum level sustainable stadium!
https://mercedesbenzstadium.com/
CARTER PRESIDENTAL LIBRARY & MUSEUM
The Jimmy Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta, Georgia houses U.S. President Jimmy Carter’s papers and other material relating to the Carter administration and the Carter family’s life.
https://www.jimmycarterlibrary.gov/
ATLANTA CITY PASS
Atlanta CityPASS includes admission to Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola, and CNN Studio Tours. For your last two attractions, you get choices. Visit Zoo Atlanta or the Center for Civil and Human Rights , and choose between Fernbank Museum of Natural History and the College Football Hall of Fame
https://www.citypass.com/atlanta
CIVIL RIGHTS MUSEUM
NATIONAL CENTER FOR CIVIL AND HUMAN RIGHTS

The National Center for Civil and Human Rights is a museum dedicated to the achievements of both the civil rights movement in the United States and the broader worldwide human rights movement. 
https://www.civilandhumanrights.org/
CNN TOURS
The CNN Center in Atlanta is the world headquarters of CNN (Cable News Network). The main newsrooms and studios for several of CNN’s news channels are located in the building. The facility’s commercial office space is occupied by various units of the former Turner Broadcasting System, now part of the AT&T subsidiary WarnerMedia.
https://tours.cnn.com/#
COLLEGE FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME
The College Football Hall of Fame is a hall of fame and interactive attraction devoted to college football. The National Football Foundation (NFF) founded the Hall in 1951 to immortalize the players and coaches of college football.
https://www.cfbhall.com/
FERNBANK MUSEUM OF
NATURAL HISTORY
Fernbank Museum of Natural History, in Atlanta, is a museum that presents exhibitions and programming about natural history.
https://fernbankmuseum.org/
GEORGIA AQUARIUM
Georgia Aquarium is home to hundreds of species and thousands of animals across its seven major galleries, all of which reside in more than 10 million US gallons of fresh and salt water. It was the largest aquarium in the world from its opening in 2005 until 2012, when it was surpassed by parks in singapore and China. The Aquarium’s notable specimens include whale sharks, beluga whales, California sea lions, bottlenose dolphins and manta rays. The Ocean Voyager exhibit features an acrylic tunnel for guests to view thousands of marine creatures on all sides, as well as a giant acrylic viewing window to explore our oceans like never before.
And the peguin exhibit is fabulous!
https://www.georgiaaquarium.org/

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. HISTORIC SITES
The Martin Luther King Jr. National Historical Park consists of several buildings in Atlanta, Georgia, including Martin Luther King Jr.’s boyhood home and the original Ebenezer Baptist Church, the church where King was baptized and both his father Martin Luther King Sr. and he were pastors
https://www.nps.gov/malu/index.htm
PEACHTREE TROLLEY TOUR OF ATLANTA
The trolley will provide 90 minute fully-narrated tours originating near Centennial Olympic Park and will introduce you to the “Must-Sees” of Atlanta.
This IS NOT a hop-on/hop-off tour.
http://thepeachtreetrolley.com/
SIX FLAGS OVER GEORGIA
Six Flags Over Georgia is a 290-acre theme park in south Cobb County. Featuring characters from a variety of Warner Brothers properties such as Looney Tunes & DC Comics, it features 11 roller coasters and over 30 other rides, shows, & attractions. 
https://www.sixflags.com/overgeorgia
STONE MOUNTAIN PARK
Stone Mountain Park is one of Atlanta’s most enduring landmarks and tourist attractions. The park, based in Stone Mountain, Georgia,  features 3,200 acres of geology, land and history, including the iconic Stone Mountain, which displays the controversial memorial carving depicting three Confederate heroes of the Civil War −Confederate President Jefferson Davis, General Robert E. Lee and Lt. General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson. There’s an entire theme park at the base of the mountain that offers rides, games, food, and other activities. From the Stone Mountain Park, visitors can take the Sky Ride to the summit, take a tour of the base of Stone Mountain via the Stone Mountain Scenic Railroad, go for a Mississippi style paddle boat ride on Stone Mountain Lake, or visit the historic Antebellum Plantation and Farmyard, comprised of original plantation buildings dating back to the late 1700s.
https://www.stonemountainpark.com/

WOODRUFF ARTS CENTER
Woodruff Arts Center is a visual and performing arts center located in Atlanta, Georgia. The center houses three not-for-profit arts divisions on one campus. Opened in 1968, the Woodruff Arts Center is home to the Alliance Theatre, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, and the High Museum of Art.
https://www.woodruffcenter.org/
WORLD OF COKE
The World of Coca-Cola is a museum, located in Atlanta, Georgia, showcasing the history of The Coca-Cola Company. Spend the day interacting with multiple exhibits and sampling over 100 different beverages from around the world.
https://www.worldofcoca-cola.com/
ZOO ATLANTA
Viewed as one of the finest zoological institutions in the U.S., Zoo Atlanta has a mission to inspire value and preservation of wildlife through a unique mix of education and outdoor family experiences. From well-known native wildlife to critically endangered species on the brink of extinction, the Zoo offers memorable close encounters with more than 1,000 animals from around the world. Zoo highlights include giant pandas, including Ya Lun and Xi Lun, a set of twins born to Lun Lun on September 3, 2016; one of North America’s largest zoological populations of great apes; and a global center of excellence for the care and study of reptiles and amphibians. Scaly Slimy Spectacular: The Amphibian and Reptile Experience, featuring more than 70 species in a 111,000 square-foot complex, is the world’s first LEED Gold-certified reptile and amphibian exhibit.
https://zooatlanta.org/